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The electron microscopy unit is located in Uccle. The core activities of the EM-Unit consist of:
Quality control of biological samples
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2,150 m² of confinement level 3 laboratories (BSL-3), comprising:
reference laboratories for aphthous fever (foot-and-mouth disease) also vesicular diseases, plague virus, influenza and buy cialis professional avian and cialis delivery exotic viruses, also for highly-pathogenic bacterial diseases (plague, anthrax, brucellosis, tuberculosis, tularæmia, etc.).
a bacteriology laboratory to identify emerging or incipient risks (new infectious diseases, bioterrorism).
3,600 m² of confinement level 3 animal houses 3 (BSL-3) for small laboratory animals, poultry, ruminants and where to purchase cialis pigs (Machelen).
As reference laboratory for mycotoxins and trace elements in human food and animal feeds, at Tervuren, CODA-CERVA has a floorspace of approximately 5,000 m².
The mycotoxin reference laboratory is equipped with UPLC-MS/MS and nano LC-MS
The centre also has special infrastructure (open-roof chambers, fumigation chambers) facilitating studies of the impact of climate change, and effects of changes in the composition of the atmosphere on the quality and safety of vegetable production.Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 September 2010 10:05